National Geographic InfographicsEdited by Julius Wiedemann
Preface by Kaitlin Yarnall
Essay by Nigel Holmes
There are few publications that can boast the depth of resource, aspiration and expertise as National Geographic magazine. Founded by expeditionists, pioneers and cartographers who documented their rich discoveries for a broader audience, it was initially intended for 200 of its chartered members. One hundred years later it had grown to a whopping monthly circulation of 14 million copies across 43 languages.
Cover from National Geographic Infographics. Design: Praline (Giovanni Pamio and David Tanguy). All images from the archives of National Geographic.
Top: Spread designed by Juan Velasco showing albatross illustration by Raúl Martín.
Fraser Lyness designer, London
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